Updated at December 4, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Honus Wagner is best known as Baseball Player who has born on February 24, 1874 in Chartiers, PA. Currently, Honus Wagner is 148 years, 9 months and 8 days old. Honus Wagner will celebrate 149th birthday on Friday, 24th of February 2023. Below the countdown to Honus Wagner upcoming birthday.
One of the original five Hall of Fame inductees who recorded 3,415 hits while batting .327 across his career with the Louisville Colonels and Pittsburgh Pirates from 1897 to 1917. His baseball card was so rare that it became the highest priced baseball card of all-time.
He was born one of nine children to Peter and Katheryn Wagner, a pair of German immigrants, in a neighborhood of Pittsburgh.
Because of his extraordinary speed and German origins, he was given the nickname "The Flying Dutchman."
He had three daughters with his wife Bessie Baine Smith.
Renowned baseball legend Ty Cobb was quoted as saying that he was "maybe the greatest star ever to take the diamond."
Honus Wagner is 148 years old today.
Honus Wagner was born on February 24, 1874 in Chartiers, PA.
Honus Wagner zodiac sign is Pisces.
Honus Wagner was best known as Baseball Player.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Honus Wagner's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1976||The current constitution of Cuba is formally proclaimed.|
|1980||The United States Olympic hockey team completes its Miracle on Ice by defeating Finland 4-2 to win the gold medal.|
|1981||The 6.7 Ms Gulf of Corinth earthquake affected Central Greece with a maximum Mercalli intensity of VIII (Severe). Twenty-two people were killed, 400 were injured, and damage totaled $812 million.|
|1983||A special commission of the United States Congress condemns the Japanese American internment during World War II.|
|1984||Tyrone Mitchell perpetrates the 49th Street Elementary School shooting in Los Angeles, killing two children and injuring 12 more.|
|1989||Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini issues a fatwa and offers a USD $3 million bounty for the death of Salman Rushdie, author of The Satanic Verses.|
|1989||United Airlines Flight 811, bound for New Zealand from Honolulu, rips open during flight, blowing nine passengers out of the business-class section.|
|1991||Gulf War: Ground troops cross the Saudi Arabian border and enter Iraq, thus beginning the ground phase of the war.|
|1996||Two civilian airplanes operated by the Miami-based group Brothers to the Rescue are shot down in international waters by the Cuban Air Force.|
|2004||The 6.3 Mw Al Hoceima earthquake strikes northern Morocco with a maximum Mercalli intensity of IX (Violent). At least 628 people are killed, 926 are injured, and up to 15,000 are displaced.|
|2006||Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo declares Proclamation 1017 placing the country in a state of emergency in attempt to subdue a possible military coup.|
|2007||Japan launches its fourth spy satellite, stepping up its ability to monitor potential threats such as North Korea.|
|2008||Fidel Castro retires as the President of Cuba and the Council of Ministers after 32 years. He remains as head of the Communist Party for another three years.|
|2015||A Metrolink train derails in Oxnard, California following a collision with a truck, leaving more than 30 injured.|
|2016||Tara Air Flight 193, a de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter aircraft, crashed, with 23 fatalities, in Solighopte, Myagdi District, Dhaulagiri Zone, while en route from Pokhara Airport to Jomsom Airport.|
|1981||The birth of Felipe Baloy, Panamanian footballer|
|1981||The birth of Lleyton Hewitt, Australian tennis player|
|1981||The birth of Mauro Rosales, Argentinian footballer|
|1981||The birth of Mohammad Sami, Pakistani cricketer|
|1982||The birth of Nick Blackburn, American baseball player|
|1982||The birth of Emanuel Villa, Argentinian footballer|
|1982||The birth of Klára Koukalová, Czech tennis player|
|1982||The birth of Fala Chen, Chinese actress and singer|
|1984||The birth of Corey Graves, American wrestler and sportscaster|
|1985||The birth of Nakash Aziz, Indian playback singer and music composer|
|1987||The birth of Kim Kyu-jong, South Korean singer, dancer, and actor|
|1988||The birth of Mathieu Baudry, French footballer|
|1989||The birth of Trace Cyrus, American singer-songwriter and guitarist|
|1991||The birth of Madison Hubbell, American ice dancer|
|1991||The birth of Semih Kaya, Turkish footballer|
|2011||The death of Anant Pai, Indian author and illustrator (b. 1929)|
|2012||The death of Agnes Allen, American baseball player and therapist (b. 1930)|
|2012||The death of Oliver Wrong, English nephrologist and academic (b. 1925)|
|2013||The death of Virgil Johnson, American singer (b. 1935)|
|2013||The death of Con Martin, Irish footballer and manager (b. 1923)|
|2014||The death of Franny Beecher, American guitarist (b. 1921)|
|2014||The death of Alexis Hunter, New Zealand-English painter and photographer (b. 1948)|
|2014||The death of Carlos Páez Vilaró, Uruguayan painter and sculptor (b. 1923)|
|2014||The death of Harold Ramis, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1944)|
|2015||The death of Mefodiy, Ukrainian metropolitan (b. 1949)|
|2015||The death of Rakhat Aliyev, Kazakh politician and diplomat (b. 1962)|
|2016||The death of Peter Kenilorea, Solomon Islands politician, 1st Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands (b. 1943)|
|2016||The death of Nabil Maleh, Syrian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1936)|
|2016||The death of George C. Nichopoulos, American soldier and physician (b. 1927)|
|2018||The death of Sridevi, Indian actress (b. 1963)|
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